Approximately one month shy of her 102nd birthday, long-time Lake Region Life and Elysian Enterprise newspaper icon Bernadine Hildebrant passed away Thursday, April 13. For more than 50 years Hildebrant worked for the local newspapers and was affectionately known as “Gramma Bernie” by many of those...
On April 13, 2023, our mom, friend, mentor, and all around wise acre, consulted with God, and probably a handful of saints she was on a first name basis with, and together made the decision to depart in peace.  Born on May 17, 1921 to Jack and Tressa (Hamele) O’Leary, she attended country school...
May 19, 1931 – December 3, 2022 We are celebrating the life of Bruce Long of Waterville, MN. Please join us at Hilltop United Methodist Church on Saturday, April 29, 2023, from 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm.  Join us to share fond memories of Bruce while enjoying light refreshments. A brief prayer and...
Yesterday, Thursday, March 13, the Minnesota Department of Transportation has closed Highway 93 from Henderson to Highway 169 due to flooding. Traffic is detoured to Highway 19 until the water recedes. The roadway will reopen when water has receded, and crews are able to make any necessary repairs...
The Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Office reports a team of searchers looking for signs of Shawn Michael Mooring found a body presumed to be Mooring this morning, Friday, April, 14, in the cattails and trees along the southeastern shoreline of the Silver Lake in Cleveland Township.   Mooring, 25, of...
Janice Harriet Wadd, age 88, of Waseca died on Tuesday, April 11, 2023, at Colony Court in Waseca.  Born on March 17, 1935, in St. Peter, she was the daughter of Viola Geyer. Janice spent most of her childhood years being raised by her beloved uncles, Edgar and Leonard Geyer and aunt, Mabel Geyer....


Two days following the regular April city council meeting, Waterville Mayor Daryl Bauer submitted his resignation. The newly elected mayor’s resignation was effective Thursday, April 6. “Any time there would be opportunity for change and fresh air it just gets squashed. The voice of the people hasn...
Marlene I. Kuball, age 85, of Faribault, died Tuesday, April 11, 2023, at The Emeralds at Faribault. Funeral services will be at Trinity Lutheran Church, North Morristown on Monday, April 17, 2023, at 10:30 a.m. with the Reverend Juan Palm officiating. Interment will be at Concordia Cemetery,...
Karen J. “Katie” Carolan was born June 16, 1956 to Robert and Carol Stephenson in Milwaukee, WI. She died of complications from cancer on April 9, 2023 in Rochester, MN, at peace and surrounded by her husband and children. She was preceded in death by her parents and beloved friends Glenn Schroeder...
Shari Rae Quast, age 78, of Waterville passed away from complications of COPD and lung cancer on Saturday, April 8, 2023, at Traditions of Waterville, surrounded by her family.  Born on December 28, 1944, she was the daughter of Raymond and Delores (Keogh) Smith. She received her education at St....
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